Do you know what the key is to making a great salad? I used to think it was all about the ingredients, and this is somewhat true, but the secret to the best salads I’ve ever tasted has always been in the salad dressing. In fact, a bad salad dressing will ruin even the best salad you make. Homemade salad dressings may sound too complicated, but we can assure you that making your own salad dressing will be well worth your time. I love to make dressing on Sunday night and then enjoy it all week when I have less time to make things for lunch and dinner. Whether you are looking for creative, new vinaigrette recipe, a homemade creamy dressing recipe or something new and spicy, you are sure to find some cool new salad dressing recipes here in this list of our 35 favorites. The best strawberry dressing recipe is so good, you are hardly going to believe it. Yum! After trying a few of these, you will agree with us, putting bottled salad dressing on a mixture of fresh fruits and vegetables should be outlawed!